By Music Director on Mon, 09/28/2015 - 1:54pm
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THE SPIN ZONE: Tuesday morning 8-10am
WRITERS COMMA ICECREAM: Tuesday night 7pm on WUSB 2
FERMENTED RADIO: Friday morning 10am-12pm
LIVE FROM WUSB: Friday night 9pm-11pm
DESTINIES-THE VOICE OF SCIENCE FICTION: Friday night 11:30pm-12am
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Author Chris Hedges and Director Alexandra Pelosi Join Host Tom Needham on WUSB's The Sounds of FilmBy Angelo on Tue, 09/29/2015 - 9:36pm
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Activist Chris Hedges and director Alexandra Pelosi will be special guests this Thursday at 6:00 P.M. on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film on WUSB.
Chris Hedges will be discussing his latest book, Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt, and his new television show, Days of Revolt. He is a bestselling author of many books including Empire of Illusion, War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, and Days of Destruction Days of Revolt. He is currently a columnist for the progressive website Truthdig.
Alexandra Pelosi is a writer and Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker. She is the daughter of Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi. In recent years, she has been working exclusively for HBO. Some of her provocative films include Diary of a Political Tourist, The Trials of Ted Haggard and Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County. She is also a regular correspondent on Real Time With Bill Maher. Alexandra will be speaking with Tom about her latest film, San Francisco 2.0, a film about how the tech industry is changing San Francisco.
Also, appearing on the Sounds of Film this week is Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Eric Nolan of the O'Jays. He will be discussing the amazing longevity of the O'Jays, as well as his new solo single, "Cologne." The O'Jays will be performing at the Beacon Theater on January 16th.
In addition, festival Director Anne Chaisson and Artistic Director David Nugent will be joining Tom to discuss the upcoming Hamptons International Festival running between October 8-12th. This year's festival will feature films from all over the world and special guest appearances by Michael Moore, Dan Rather and Emily Blunt.
By Angelo on Sat, 09/19/2015 - 10:20am
The Sunday Street Acoustic Series is Co-sponsored by WUSB-FM and The Greater Port Jefferson Arts Council at The University Café in the Stony Brook Union, at Stony Brook University
Sunday, September 20, 7:00 P.M. – Parsonsfield
Sunday, October 4, 2 P.M. – co-bill of Pat Wictor and Jon Brooks
Pat Wictor returns to do a rare solo gig apart from his touring with Brother Sun. He
shares the afternoon with Jon Brooks, one of Canada’s outstanding songwriters
Sunday, October 18, 2 P.M. – Jez Lowe
“The best songwriter to come out of England in a long time,” according to Richard Thompson, Jez Lowe returns with songs from a new album, “The Ballad Beyond”, as well as old favorites.
Sunday, November 8, 2 P.M. – Blues great Guy Davis
Sunday, November 22, 2 P.M. – Ellis Paul
Friday, December 4, 8 P.M. – Garnet Rogers
Canada’s great guitarist and songwriter returns to close out the year with powerful songs
and over the top humor.
For information on shows and ticket links, visit www.universitycafe.org
Please visit www.sundaystreet.org for concert information, playlists, and archived programs from Sunday Street (heard every Sunday from 9:00 A.M. until 12 noon on WUSB, 90.1 fm and wusb.fm)
By Angelo on Tue, 09/15/2015 - 7:43pm
Tune into WUSB's The Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6 P.M. to hear an exclusive interview with Tom Needham and Daryl (DMC) McDaniels. Listeners will enjoy an in-depth conversation about RUN-DMC, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Daryl Makes Comics, hip hop movies, his Broadway plans and DMC's upcoming East End Arts and Music Festival performance at the Stephen Talkhouse on Sept. 19th. Earlier that day, DMC will be signing copies of his comic book at 2 p.m.at Bookhampton in East Hampton.